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Culture in Kyoto

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The Japanese Fan

The Japanese Fan

Elena Lisina

Fans are an integral part of the traditional Japanese costume - a functional and at the same time beautiful accessory. The Ja...

Kyoto
The Star Festival

The Star Festival

Kim

The Star Festival has been running since 2012, and takes place at Stihl no Mori in Kyoto. The two-day event allows visitors t...

Kyoto
Which Kyoto Day Trip?

Which Kyoto Day Trip?

Euan Prentis

If you have only a limited time in Kyoto an want to see more of the Kensai region, it can be difficult to decide where to go....

Kyoto
Seeing Red 13

Seeing Red

Euan Prentis

Red can be seen all over Japan in both Buddhist and Shinto sites, but what exactly is the significance of this?

Kyoto
The Spirit of Kyoto 45

The Spirit of Kyoto

Elena Lisina

Kyoto is rich with temples, shrines, souvenir & gift shops, people dressed in kimono and other attractions, but there are als...

Kyoto